Must do adventures in Costa Rica

Iguana Park, Costa Rica

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Being a small country, Costa Rica is wonderful adventure travel destination. Its stunning beaches which stretch for miles and the surrounding jungles and rain forests contributes to the best adventure spots in the country for hiking, kayaking rafting, surfing and many others. So have a look at our must do adventure tips in Costa Rica and try to be involved as many as possible to experience the adrenaline rush in this  wonderful country.

Mountain Biking

Costa Rica’s mountains, national parks and jungles contribute to the perfect topography for mountain biking tours. Tours are varied, offering different length and difficulty levels, giving you plenty of choices: exploring the deep forest, jungle trails, beaches and volcano. The mountain biking tour it gives you an opportunity to discover the hidden treasures of Costa Rica. Set your own pace of travel and explore the jewels of Costa Rica.

Canopy tours

 Canopy tours

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Canopy tours are ranked as the most popular tours in Costa Rica. It is the best way of exploring the jungles and rain forests’ habitat without disturbing the wildlife. With the canopy tour you can have a perfect way to get a bird’s eye view to be amazed by the treasures of the rain forests; you have the opportunity to be involved in the flora and fauna’s natural environment. Due to a very safe harness tourists are sent zipping from tree to tree, so it is very simple. Most of the National Parks have canopy tours so once you are there grab the chance and experience the adrenaline offered by the canopy tours.

Surfing

Surfing

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Costa Rica has been known as the top surfing destination in the world. With its ideal coastal climate, crystal clear and warm water it is a favorite surfer hot spot for water sport lovers. The waves are good all year around, surfers are in for hollow and fast rides. The best spot for catching the longest waves is Pavones beach on the southern Pacific coast of Costa Rica. Other popular serf destinations are: Witches Rock, Playe Hermosa, Playa Grande and Salsa Brava. As you see Costa Rica has the perfects surfing spots to offer and another advantage is that is less crowded than Hawaii.

White water rafting

White water rafting

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Being as one of the best white water rafting spots in the world, Costa Rica is a paradise of rafting. The rivers range from Class II to Class V rapids offering amazing water rafting experiences for everyone. Reventazon, Sarapiqui, Corobici and Rios Pacuare are the best rivers for rafting. You do not have to worry because of the lack of the proper equipments; different guides are available providing the necessary equipments such as helmets, rafts, life jackets and paddles. If you are a person with an adventurous soul and on the top of it you are a excellent swimmer, white water rafting should be on your most do adventure list.

Do not hesitate to try any other adventures during your holiday in Costa Rica, such as: canyoning, windsurfing, hiking, diving or fishing.

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